We are a high-quality practice with a warm, small town feel.

They're not just our pets, they're our family! When your pets come to our hospital to visit, we are passionate about making sure their stay is as comfortable and stress-free as possible. Our goal for clients and patients is simple: we take care of our clients' pets the same way we take care of our own.

Our team is comprised of compassionate and dedicated staff from top to bottom. Our talented doctor team is collaborative and engaged with our clients to provide options and best possible care. Our technicians are highly-skilled and experienced, supporting our doctor team to perform at their most efficient. Client services, kennel assistants, and leadership all form the foundation upon which this cohesive team is built on. Each an every staff member works together for one common goal: the best experience for you and your pet.

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Dr. Cronin
Medical Director

Dr. Cronin is VCA Blackstone Valley Animal Hospital's Medical Director. She grew up in Worcester and still lives in the Worcester hills. 

She received her B.S. in Animal Science from UMass Amherst in 1998 and graduated from the Tufts School of Veterinary Medicine in 2006. Dr. Cronin is also working on getting her Master's in Public Health. Her clinical interests include preventative care, internal medicine and geriatric care.

She has two cats. Gareth is 19 and a little creaky but still interested in everything. Smooshie is younger, but as a former feral cat she only appears occasionally. When she's not r...

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Our veterinarians are a team of highly trained individuals dedicated to the health and well-being of your pets. Explore our veterinarians' biographies and learn about the individuals who make our hospital an excellent choice for your pet's care.

Veterinarian Support

Our technicians and support team members are all gentle animal lovers who treat your pets with the compassion and respect they deserve. Explore our support team members' biographies and learn about the individuals who make our hospital such a good choice for your pet's care.

Client Services

We are committed to providing the best possible service and our Client Services team loves to exceed pet owner's expectations. Whether it's answering your calls, guiding you and your pet to the exam rooms or checking you in and out quickly, our Client Service representatives and Receptionists are dedicated to providing helpful client and patient support that raises the bar on customer service.
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